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tacoma squeak

Discussion in '2nd Gen. Tacomas (2005-2015)' started by drew-z, Dec 9, 2008.

  1. Dec 9, 2008 at 10:53 AM
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    drew-z

    drew-z [OP] dude

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    i know that all toyotas have that certain "squeak" after gettin muddy. mine is doing it pretty bad right now. any suggestions on stopping that?
     
  2. Dec 9, 2008 at 12:32 PM
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    06Bluez

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    Same thing happend to me after mudding the first time. I just washed it really good and greased up the steering stops.
     
  3. Dec 9, 2008 at 1:39 PM
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    duckcmdr

    duckcmdr If it flies it dies!!

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    Is it coming from the rear? Do you have the 4 leaf pack? If not check into the TSB.
     
  4. Dec 9, 2008 at 2:01 PM
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    pmo

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    4 leaf paks squeak!! Its a "flaw" in the manufacture of the springs. The ends of the leafs rub on each other. My dealer greased them and it stopped, probably not permanent but I know how they did it. I saw a post on this site or TN where some one actually removed the springs, took them apart and put a neoprene bushing between the leafs!
     
  5. Dec 9, 2008 at 2:15 PM
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    drew-z

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    its in both front and rear but really bad in the rear
     
  6. Dec 9, 2008 at 2:37 PM
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    grease it up man. Get your hands dirty!
     
  7. Dec 9, 2008 at 5:54 PM
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    duckcmdr

    duckcmdr If it flies it dies!!

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    My haven't squeak since I gotem. Knock on wood. My other taco you could here coming from a mile away.
     
  8. Dec 9, 2008 at 6:03 PM
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    jhodge83

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    wat?
    mine started squeaking driving back from the carolina meet @ 5k miles
     
  9. Dec 9, 2008 at 6:40 PM
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    haha hodge, every time I read a semi sad post of yours like that and then look at the Gunter avatar I almost break into tears!!! :D
     
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